Yes. You can save your information at any point in the application. To save the application, click Save at the bottom of any Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) page. Do not use the Save commands that are built into the browser.

Note: To retrieve your saved application, you must provide either your FSA ID or your first name, last name, Social Security Number, date of birth, and the Save Key entered when you began your initial FAFSA.

If you are disconnected from the FAFSA on the Web site at any time, your application will be automatically saved and you can retrieve it after 45 minutes.

If you do not remember your Save Key, you can reset it by clicking “I Forgot My Save Key” or contact customer service.

Saved applications are automatically deleted after 45 days or after the federal application / correction deadline date. (Click Deadlines on the home page to see the federal application / correction deadline dates).